(INDIANAPOLIS, IN) - The NFL will release the regular season schedule this afternoon.
The Indianapolis Colts already know that they will open the season on Sunday night, September 7th against the Chicago Bears in the first regular-season game at new Lucas Oil Stadium.
The schedule will include home and road games against the Colts' AFC South rivals - Jacksonville, Tennessee and Houston. The schedule will also include home games against the Baltimore Ravens, Cincinnati Bengals, Detroit lions and New England Patriots.
The Colts will play non-divisional road games at Cleveland, Pittsburgh, Green Bay, Minnesota and San Diego.
The Colts open the preseason August 3rd when they face the Washington Redskins in the annual hall of fame game in Canton, Ohio. They will play two preseason road games - at Detroit and Atlanta - before opening Lucas Oil Stadium against the Buffalo Bills on August 24th. They close out the preseason August 28th at home against Cincinnati.
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